• Residents donated to prom dress drive


    The Granted Grace Foundation recently received more than 140 prom dresses and 30 pairs of shoes from Campbellsville residents.

    Founder Melissa Marshbanks said the organization's mission is to make an impact on deserving girls by providing them with free prom dresses and long-term mentors.

    Awaken Boutique will serve as a drop-off location in Campbellsville.

    For more information about how to help with the effort, contact Banks at (502) 489-4840 or thegrantedgracefoundation@yahoo.com.

  • Haliday receives TRH Hero Award


    Lisa Haliday received the Taylor Regional Hospital Hero Award on Nov. 7 at the TRH annual service awards banquet at Campbellsville University. 

  • Phillips receives TRH Legend Award


    Richard Phillips received the Taylor Regional Hospital Legend Award on Nov. 7 at the TRH annual service awards banquet at Campbellsville University.

    Phillips is a 25-year team member at TRH and is the staff development coordinator of the TRH Learning & Resource Center.

  • Mobley celebrates 80th birthday


    Russ Mobley, standing in the center of the back row, of Campbellsville, recently celebrated his 80th birthday with family and friends during a reception at Campbellsville Baptist Church.

  • A Day of Giving


    Several residents gave food and monetary donations to support the needy this holiday season at the Day of Giving Food Drive last Wednesday.

    The event was sponsored by Creations Sportswear, K-Country 105.7, Q-104, Campbellsville University, Asbury Church, AutoSmart of Campbellsville and the Central Kentucky News-Journal.

    Allen Gaddis, CEO of the GADDCO Group, said community participation this year was double that of the two previous years.

    All donations were given to the Taylor County Food Pantry.

  • Local exhibits at North American International Junior Heifer Show


    Blake Woodrum, 12, takes a break in the barn with his Angus heifer after a long day at the North American International Junior Heifer Show.

    This is Woodrum's first year exhibiting at the NAILE. Blake's parents are Michael and Marsha Woodrum of Campbellsville.

  • Blairs to celebrate anniversary


    Darrell and Wilma Shipp Blair of Campbellsville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.

    A reception for the Blairs will be Saturday, Nov. 23, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Taylor County Senior Center on South Jackson Street.

    The Blairs have a daughter, Sonya Pitz of Elizabethtown; a son, Gaylon Blair of Campbellsville; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

    All friends and family are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts.

  • Couples graduate from TRH prenatal classes


    Six couples recently graduated from Taylor Regional Hospital's prenatal and childbirth classes.

    Classes are taught on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and the first Saturday of every month from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at TRH's meeting room.

    Classes are free to anyone delivering at TRH. They are taught by Nicole Collins, RN, CCE.

    For more information, call the TRH Women's Center at 465-3561 Ext. 2232.

  • Nov. 14 proclaimed World Diabetes Day


    Thursday, Nov. 14, is recognized around the globe as World Diabetes Day.

    Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers recently signed a proclamation proclaiming Nov. 14 as Diabetes Awareness Day in Taylor County.

    According to the proclamation, more than 25.8 million Americans, including more than 370,000 Kentuckians, have diabetes and about 200,000 Americans die from diabetes each year.

    Another 79 million people are estimated to have pre-diabetes and about 7 million are unaware that they have diabetes.

  • Kessler, Atwood to wed


    Marsha Anne Kessler and Rhyan Justin Walp Atwood of Campbellsville announce their engagement.

    Kessler is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John M. Kessler of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2011 graduate of Taylor County High School and will graduate in December from Campbellsville University with a bachelor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing.